FINANCIAL CRISIS

FINANCIAL CRISIS

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  1. FILE PHOTO: A participant stands near a logo of World Bank at the International Monetary Fund - Wor

    Commentary: The end of the decade – the world is in more debt and it isn’t going away

    Low interest rates and fiscal spending to help economies climb out of the global financial crisis has put the world at record debt levels.
  2. FILE PHOTO: ECB President Draghi arrives at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels

    Explainer: As Draghi era ends at ECB, cheap money concerns nag

    Mario Draghi hands over power at the European Central Bank to Christine Lagarde amid fierce debate over the ultra-loose money policies he ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Neumann, CEO of WeWork, speaks to guests during the TechCrunch Disrupt event in Manhatt

    WeWork IPO spells rough landing for CEO Neumann

    Adam Neumann showed he can capitalize on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into demand for workspace by those forced out of jobs in the ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: The ticker and logo for General Electric Co. is displayed on a screen at the post where

    GE's WMC Mortgage unit, felled by financial crisis, files Chapter 11 bankruptcy

    General Electric Co on Tuesday put the remnants of its WMC Mortgage unit into bankruptcy, 11 days after paying a US$1.5 billion U.S. fine over ...
  5. Euro currency

    Commentary: 20 years later, the euro stumbles forward

    The euro has survived many financial crises but there are irreconcilable cracks in the European Union, one UC Berkeley observer points out.
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    Commentary: That’s the sound of financial markets waking up to a looming crisis

    US equity markets moved sideways for most of the year, and have now taken a sharp turn south, says famed New York University economist Nouriel ...
  7. NYSE Dec31

    Wall Street stocks end their worst year since 2008

    Major indices notched modest gains in the year's final session, but it barely made a dent compared with the rest of December, the market's worst ...